Brazilian Al import quota renewed until Dec 31

Brazil’s duty-free import quota for primary aluminium has been renewed until the end of 2019, the country’s foreign trade and international affairs secretariat, Secex, said in the federal official gazette on Monday August 5.

The new quota will allow for 142,250 tonnes of aluminium ingot to be imported into Brazil without a 6% duty until December 31, which compares with the previous quota of 282,500 tonnes that expired on July 3 after being in effect for one year.

Importers in Brazil had previously expressed concern...

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Renato Rostás

August 06, 2019

04:20 GMT

São Paulo